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Thread #57719   Message #937582
Posted By: GUEST,pdc
22-Apr-03 - 01:34 AM
Thread Name: BS: American jokes
Subject: RE: BS: American jokes
Bartlett's attributes this quote: "America is the only nation in history which miraculously has gone directly from barbarism to degeneration without the usual interval of civilization," to Georges Clemenceau.

I haven't the faintest idea who he was - he died in 1929.